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Bell Street Development

bell street development We are currently working on a major mixed use development on a site in Bell Street Preston for a private consortium. The site is diagonally opposite our Darebin Arts and Entertainment Centre and near the Epping railway line. The site zoning encourages medium density development along Bell Street and our design responds..

St. Mary’s College

st mary’s college Harmer Architecture have been commissioned by the Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne and the council of St Mary’s College to undertake a Masterplan and staged upgrade to the college located in Swanston Street, Parkville immediately beside the University of Melbourne. The upgrade has been conducted over five stages from 2010 during the annual..

Carlton Townhouse

carlton townhouse A two storey addition to the rear of a single storey Victorian terrace house with a site width of 5 metres. The building envelope is conditioned by the constraints of the medium density housing code setback envelope as well as the need to maintain natural light to the adjacent house to the south..

Homer’s Penthouse

homer’s penthouse The Penthouse shell of a spec built apartment building completed in 1995 was fitted out by Harmer Architecture. The building envelope was raised in height in the living room area to provide for a new 4 metre high window which gives dramatic city skyline and Docklands views. The interior space was moulded into..

The Wedge

the wedge The first floor of this small residence functions as a living, dining, kitchen and outdoor balcony, the ground level contains bedroom, study, laundry, bathroom and entry. The design is an experiment in creating an illusion of space on an impossibly small site. The wedge shape site is expressed in the form of the..

North Fitzroy House

north fitzroy house The new recently completed infill house in Tait St. North Fitzroy is located in the rear garden of a warehouse fronting Scotchmer St. The design is an exploration of the courtyard house type, a two storey form emerging from a perimeter of lower brick walls, which define the site boundaries. The perimeter..

Car Mad House

CAR MAD HOUSE Designed for 2 people who are ‘mad on cars’, one of whom is an engineer and the other a management consultant, the split level single storey residence follows the slope of the site incorporating 2 living areas, dining room and kitchen. The house comprises four main elements that express different functions: A..